Voting intentions poll shows CON 31% (0), LAB 41% (+4), LD 8% (-1), UKIP 12% (-1), OTHER 9% (-1)
Following the reduction in Labour’s lead to six points last week, there has been a return to the more common polling picture of recent months with Labour registering a lead of 10 points in this week’s poll.
The UKIP share of the vote remains relatively steady at 12%. It is important to note that David Cameron’s announcement on Europe was made in the middle of the fieldwork for this poll, so the effect this has had on the electorate will not be fully seen until the next Kantar Public poll.
The Liberal Democrats remain in fourth place, four points below UKIP.
Notes to editors:
Kantar Public interviewed a representative sample of 1,237 people between 22nd and 24th January 2013.
All interviews were conducted as online self-completion. The data is weighted to match population totals for age, sex, social grade, working status, presence of children, 2010 voting patterns and region.
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